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Toxics Cleanup Program

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Sediment Cleanup

The Toxics Cleanup Program serves as the central planning group for Department of Ecology sediment management activities, which include:

  • Adoption and amendments of the Sediment Management Standards, Chapter 173-204 WAC
  • Guidance Development
  • Sediment source control activities
  • Sediment cleanup activities

Further information is available below:

Cleanup Status Reports

Complex Sediment Cleanup Sites

Search for a Cleanup Site

Other sediment-related links within Department of Ecology's website

Environmental Assessment Program

Toxics Cleanup Program Water Quality Program

Links to other sediment management agency sites

Questions or comments about the SMU web page? Contact Gina Casteel at